edX Launches Online Course on Supply Chain Management from MIT

By Malavikka

According to Fortune and Materials Handling Institute, Supply Chain Management positions are growing at nearly 270,000 opportunities per year. It offers an exciting career opportunity as a Logistics Manager, Supply Chain Analyst, Purchasing Manager, Consultant and more. With greater demand for Supply Chain professionals than supply - 6 to 8 management positions available per applicant, it is probably one of the best times to get into it.

The Supply Chain Management course by Masachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is an innovative online program consisting of five courses and a final capstone exam. The MicroMasters Program in Supply Chain from MITx is an advanced, professional, graduate-level foundation in Supply Chain Management. It will improve your understanding of supply chain analytics, design, technology, dynamics and end-to-end supply chain management.

edX Launches Online Course on Supply Chain


Name of the Course

Supply Chain Management


Masachusetts Institute of Technology

Key points covered

  • Supply chain analytics
  • Design
  • technology
  • Dynamics
  • End-to-end supply chain management


  • GMAT or GRE Test Results All applicants are required to take either the GRE General Test or the GMAT. GRE Institute code: 3514, Department code: 4313 GMAT code:X5X-DS-95
  • IELTS or TOEFL Test Results Minimum score required: 7 (IELTS) or 100 (TOEFL) Applicants from non-English-speaking nations must offer evidence of written and oral proficiency in the English language by taking the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). To request a waiver (directly in the online application), you must meet the following criteria:Received an undergraduate degree (4 years) from a U.S. University or College OR Attended both primary and secondary schools taught in English
  • Resume or CV
  • Transcripts
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Objectives
  • Video Statement


$100 to 150


Five courses commence on January 11, April 26, July 26, March 15, January 25 2017 respectively



Number of seats


How to apply

Apply through edX

Last date of admission




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